Gia’s Raw Cereal Mix

I am a huge fan of hot breakfasts on a chilly morning. Smoothies will always have a special place in my heart, but in the winter, I want a warm bowl to hug as I fuel up with the all important first meal of the day. I love this oatmeal cereal so much, I always …

Homemade Almond Milk

By now we all know how to make almond milk, right? Nuts, water, blend, strain, done. Well, let me tell you the homemade stuff is waaay better than anything store bought. Hands down, the taste is far better. It’s creamy, makes for a perfect latte or a tall chilled glass to go with your cookies. …

Chocolate Cherry Cookies

Who’s in a cookie eating mood?! I am. Daily! Cookies have always been my weakness. I mean, who can resist a delicious, warm confection? Instant mood lifter, put a spring-in-your step, savor the moment, kind of treat. Need a sweet gift that’s sure to impress? Cookies make a lovely gift! And since the season of …

Lemon Almond Bites

I love homemade almond milk so much, I could make it every day! It’s perfect in lattes, oatmeal, desserts, or just on its own. The taste simply doesn’t compare with the store bought variety. The only downside to homemade almond milk, however, is getting buried in all the left over pulp. Am I right? Who …

Mango Frozen Yogurt

Call it the last summer hurrah! Unless you freeze a boat load of sweet summer mangoes to make this treat any time you want, it’s the end of this sweet season’s fruit. This mango frozen yogurt is the perfect treat! I bought an ice cream maker — then watched it collect dust atop my dining …

Sunshine Blogger Award

The Sunshine Blogger award is a peer recognition for bloggers. I  was nominated by Mel over at MellaBellaBlog.com. This sweet blogger writes about parenting, book reviews, and fitness inspo. Make sure to visit her blog! Thanks Mel for the nomination. The blogging community has been an encouragement and support. I’m glad to be part of …